The frequencies in the 470-694MHz range must be retained for broadcasting and event technology beyond 2030. This was the viewpoint of an online conference by the German Alliance for Broadcasting and Cultural Frequencies.
Plans to introduce a levy on the major streaming companies to help fund public broadcaster RTVE have been put on hold until 2023.
German cable operator NetCologne and public broadcaster ZDF have settled their long-standing legal dispute over the payment of carriage fees for the cable distribution of ZDF channels.
Struum, the streaming service established by a cohort of former Disney executives, has raised $7 million from an investor group led by the Canadian Corus Entertainment.
The Dutch incumbent KPN has successfully issued a €700 million inaugural sustainability-linked bond.
Italy is to bring in new rules designed to prevent the kinds of glitches that have marred the first few months of Serie A coverage.
The French communications watchdog and the organisation responsible for the protection of internet rights are to merge into a single regulator.
NENT’s Viaplay says it’s on track to reach 500,000 international subscribers by the end of 2021.
Liberty Global is reportedly in discussions with its partners as to how it can separate out its network assets from its service businesses.
Verimatrix says its made ‘solid progress’ as it announced its third-quarter revenues.